Concussion, Sports

Ohio Return To Play Act

Ohio Youth Concussion LawPer ORC 3707.52 as enacted by Ohio HB 143 of the 129th General Assembly, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is required to create a concussion information sheet for participants in interscholastic activities and youth sports.

Interscholastic Activities:

As of April 26th, 2013, Ohio law (ORC 3313.539 and ORC 3314.03) prohibits schools from allowing a student to practice for or compete in interscholastic athletics (school sports) until the student has submitted this signed form stating that the student and the student’s parent or guardian have received the information contained in the sheet.